2012 was a busy year for genre movies, with long-awaited movies that may have disappointed (John Carter, Prometheus), franchises making new bids of life (Men in Black 3, Total Recall) and the superhero movies that ruled them all (The Dark Knight Rises and, of course, The Avengers). But what was your favorite movie of the year? Tell all in our poll.
The Dark Knight Rises grossed another $36.4 million in its third weekend, easily beating new release Total Recall, which opened in North American theaters to just $26 million.
This weekend’s Total Recall marks the last blockbuster release of the summer season, closing us out with a remake of a much-beloved movie from two decades earlier. Remakes, comic book movies and a misconceived toy movie: What’s been your favorite of this summer’s big blockbuster movies?
Total Recall director Len Wiseman was joined at Comic-Con International by stars Colin Farrell, Bryan Cranston, Jessica Biel and Kate Beckinsale to debut footage from the film and discuss the remake’s more serious bent.
Total Recall director Len Wiseman and stars Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel and Bryan Cranston met with reporters at Comic-Con International to share their thoughts on the original film and their experiences on the remake.
Columbia Pictures has released a new trailer for director Len Wiseman’s Total Recall that gives viewers their first glimpse of the legendary three-breasted woman that was the talk of the 1990 film. Arriving Aug. 3, Total Recall stars Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel.
Universal Studios has moved The Bourne Legacy to an Aug. 10 release to put a little daylight between the action film and the release of The Dark Knight Rises and Total Recall.
At CinemaCon in Las Vegas, Sony Pictures offered a no-frills presentation with footage from The Amazing Spider-Man, James Bond in Skyfall and Men in Black 3, among others.
Columbia Pictures offers a taste of Len Wiseman’s Total Recall remake with a 30-second teaser for the full-length trailer, which receives its world premiere on Sunday.
Director Len Wiseman talks about the duality inherent in the Total Recall story, and how well Colin Farrell captured “the combination of mystery and emotion and action.”